Pet Health

Key information on neutering your cats and dogs

2019-09-10T15:49:41+00:00September 10th, 2019|Categories: Neutering|Tags: , , , , |

Did you hear our vet Dan talking to Carolyn Stewart on U105 on Monday 9 September about neutering our pets?  In case you missed it, we have summarised the important points here.  Of course, if you have questions which this post doesn't answer, get in touch and we will be happy to help. Neutering [...]

Is spaying really so important?

2019-03-08T12:19:08+00:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Pet Health|Tags: , , , , |

Spay is the common word for ovariohysterectomy, which is the surgical removal of the uterus and ovaries, also referred to as neutering (the gender-neutral term). Many think the only reason for carrying out this procedure is to prevent unwanted babies. While it does do this, it also carries many health benefits. Here we will [...]

Senior Pets

2018-01-15T11:02:12+00:00January 15th, 2018|Categories: Pet Health, Pets, Senior pets, Special Offers|Tags: |

As our dogs and cats get older their body function starts to change, each breed and species age differently than others. Brain Function Dogs and cats brain function changes as they get older, once damage occurs due to ageing their behaviour and alertness change. This is a normal process of ageing, 50% of dogs [...]